Oversight

One Presidential Contender Fixates on Porn-Watching Feds

Republican Carly Fiorina has brought up the issue often on the campaign trail.

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House Republicans Demand Update on Lois Lerner Charges

New attorney general asked about potential political targeting, lying and violations of citizens’ privacy.

Rand Paul Gets Pressured to Block Any Last-Minute Patriot Act Renewal

Some surveillance critics want the White House contender to block any Patriot Act extension. Others hope he steps aside to allow one last vote on the Freedom Act.

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Play of the Day: Is Bernie Sanders Crazy or Crazy Like a Fox?

The Vermonter is authentic, but that doesn't make him nuts.

House Speaker John Boehner announced his intention to sue the president in July 2014.

Judge Initially Skeptical of Plea to Dismiss House GOP's Obamacare Lawsuit

The administration says the House doesn’t have standing to challenge how it implements the Affordable Care Act.

Furloughed Feds Deserve Guns, Not Extra Pay, Lawmakers Say

Congress looks to set priorities for federal employees who won't be working in the event of another shutdown.

VA Officials in Hot Water Over Psychic Party and Tax Evasion

Watchdog concludes one employee misused her position, and another lied about his wife’s income.

Last summer, the U.S. patent office canceled six of the Redskins' trademark logos because the office considered the team's name "disparaging to Native Americans."

The U.S. Government's Battles With Professional Sports

Soccer isn't the only sport that has felt the heat over the past few years.

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Rep. Jason Chaffetz

House Panel Meets the Press In Probe of FOIA Woes

Attkisson, Leopold among journalists who will testify next week before the Oversight and Government Reform Committee.

Play of the Day: The FIFA Investigation Has Layers

The soccer ruling body's corruption is so bad, even the famously neutral Swiss are getting involved.

Obama Administration Proposes June Release for New Clinton Emails

The proposal to a federal judge would mean a steady stream of closely watched messages during Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign.

The House Is Suing Obama Over an Obamacare Change It Likes

One of the two administrative actions in question delayed the law’s employer mandate–which the House voted itself to do.

Play of the Day: The Daily Show Examines NSA Surveillance Again

When the Patriot Act says you go too far in surveillance, something might be amiss

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